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Animal Health & Nutrition - Dairy


Dairy Nutritionist  Minneapolis, MN  
Job Description

Job ID#:

166847

Job Category:

Animal Health & Nutrition - Dairy


Regional Feed Company seeks a Dairy Specialist to help the sales force and producers reach their potential.  In this role, the Dairy Specialist will solve problems on farms, coach sales reps on the latest trends in dairy nutrition, and develop/manage the relationship with several progressive farms in central Minnesota.

Potential exists for the successful candidate to assume increased responsibility due to the Director of Ruminant Nutrition nearing retirement.

Location: Candidates can live in NW Wisconsin, the Twin Cities, Stearns County, or nearby areas and will service accounts throughout Minnesota and NW Wisconsin.
 
The job
  • 40% technical support for the sales force, riding with territory managers making farm calls to customers and prospective customers.
  • 40% sales development of an elite group of large, progressive herds and management of those accounts
  • 20% administrative work, attending technical conferences, and creating content to support sales
 
Reasons the right person will love this job
  • Promotable position
  • Company culture: family feel, get rewarded for results, entrepreneurial, communicative
  • Top-quality diets coming from a state-of-the-art facility
  • Company is established, respected, and financially sound
  • Variety of work, from farm calls, to meetings, to managing formulation software to training the sales team
 
To be considered for this role you must have 
  • MS/PhD in dairy or ruminant nutrition with a working knowledge of how commercial dairy farms operate
  • Enjoy meeting and communicating with dairy producers and sales reps
  • Self-management and solid follow-up skills
 
Compensation/Relocation Assistance
  • A competitive base salary based on experience, education, and accomplishments
  • A benefits package and company car
  • Relocation assistance is available for candidates from surrounding states

 
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